FRESH from her radio gaffe in which she claimed Margaret Thatcher was her "living political hero", Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow had an embarrassing moment on Twitter today.

Ms Pow tweeted her congratulations to Chris Grayling on becoming the new Conservative Party chairman.

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Ms Pow's tweet congratulating Chris Grayling, which was later taken down (PICTURE:

Problem is, the job has actually gone to another MP, her former boss Brandon Lewis.

On this occasion, Ms Pow has a perfectly understandable excuse.

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The Tory party had earlier announced on its Twitter account that the role had gone to Mr Grayling.

Both tweets have since been taken down.

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The Conservative Party tweet which was also soon deleted